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Average is over : powering America beyond the age of the great stagnation /

There are more rich people and more poor people in our country than ever before. That widening gap means dealing with one big, uncomfortable truth: the middle is growing thinner and thinner. Globally renowned economist Tyler Cowen explains how this happened: high earners are taking ever more... Full description

Main Author: Cowen, Tyler.
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York, New York : Dutton, 2013
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Contents: Welcome to the hyper-meritocracy. Work and wages in iWorld ; The big earners and the big losers ; Why are so many people out of work? -- What games are teaching us. New work, old game ; Our freestyle future ; Why intuition isn't helping you get a job ; The new office : regular, stupid, and frustrating ; Why the Turing game doesn't matter -- The new world of work. The new geography ; Relearning education ; The end of average science ; A new social contract?
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Neenah Adult Nonfiction 330.973 C838a Available